berberis

/ (ˈbɜːbərɪs) /

noun

any shrub of the berberidaceous genus BerberisSee barberry

Nearby words

  1. berber,
  2. berbera,
  3. berbere,
  4. berberidaceous,
  5. berberine,
  6. berbers,
  7. berbice,
  8. berbice chair,
  9. berceuse,
  10. berchta

Word Origin for berberis

C19: from Medieval Latin, of unknown origin

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